New Board Member!
We'd like to welcome Courtney Mills to the Wandering Jews of Astoria board. Robin Eve Herman will be leaving the board after a dedicated 2 years as a board member. Thank you, Robin, for your commitment to WJOA, and welcome Courtney!
MLK Day of Service
Monday, January 15 is MLK Day of Service.
Sam Schachter will be volunteering at the Central Queens Y and Courtney Mills will be at the JCC of Harlem. If you are interested in joining them or volunteering at another location across the city, please sign up here.
January Shabbat Potluck
Please join us for our next Shabbat services and potluck. It will be held at the home of Rachelle Butt & Courtney Mills on Friday, January 19. For the address and to get the signup sheet (for what you're bringing), please email Rachelle by Wednesday 1/17 to RSVP. Check out the Facebook event here to find out who will be going. As always, our potlucks are pareve/dairy only.
If you would like to host a future Shabbat Potluck or lead a service, please contact Brian Mawyer.
The next book club book will be Sala's Gift: My Mother's Holocaust Story by Ann Kirschner. We'll meet on Sunday, Jan. 28 at 6:30pm for a dinner (maybe potluck, maybe breakfast for dinner potluck, maybe at a restaurant) at location TBD. Questions can go to Jonah Schrogin. Have thoughts for everyone? Go ahead on share your thoughts on the Facebook page.
Have a lot of random knowledge? Put it to good use! Join for our upcoming Trivia night at Sek'end Sun on Monday, January 22 at 7:45pm. To reserve a seat, contact Zahava and Facebook invite coming soon.
Come to the BOAST: Best of Astoria Winter Party 2018 on Sunday, Jan. 21 at 5pm at Queen's Room! Reserve your $15 ticket here, and if you sign up by Wednesday, Jan. 17, you will be entered to win a $50 gift card to The Thirsty Koala! We will have some snacks and punch, and other drinks will be available for Happy Hour prices during the whole party. There will also be entrées available for purchase. You can see the BOAST: Best of Astoria 2017 winners on the website, boast.nyc. Any questions, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.